Current Postings

Fitness Instructor

(Permanent Part-Time - Certified Instructors II)

The City of Campbell River is seeking an experienced and passionate Certified Fitness Instructor to join our Recreation & Culture team, in this permanent part-time position of 14 hours per week.

The role – As a Fitness Instructor, you will design, lead, instruct, and monitor participants in a variety of exercise classes, strength training, and fitness programs.

Required qualifications:
Possess valid certifications in each of the following areas:

  • Fitness Theory or equivalent certification
  • Fitness to Music or equivalent certification
  • Weight Training

Plus certification in one of the following:

  • Third Age Fitness
  • Personal Training
  • Spin
  • Yoga
  • Zumba or
  • Other fitness specialty

Note: The above certifications must meet or exceed the British Columbia Recreation and Parks Association (BCRPA), Canadian Society for Exercise Physiology (CSEP) or Canadian Fitness Professionals (CanFitPro) standards.

  • Valid Emergency First Aid and CPR certifications.
  • One (1) year experience in instructing and/or leading in a group fitness or weight room setting.
  • The successful candidate will be required to provide a clear RCMP Criminal Record and Vulnerable Sector check.

Our ideal candidate will be:

  • Passionate about people and fitness
  • Positive and optimistic
  • Self-motivated and goal oriented
  • Able to work well within a proactive team environment.
  • Able to work a flexible schedule that may include early mornings, days, and evenings.

What we offer:

  • Rate of pay for this permanent part-time (14 hours per week) CUPE bargaining unit position is $24.43 per hour.
  • Health and Wellness benefits including extended health benefits, paid vacation and sick time, and a reduced cost Employee Wellness Pass for Recreation facilities and programs.
  • Career development – ongoing learning opportunities and financial support to maintain certifications.

For information on this opportunity and to view a detailed job description that lists all the duties and necessary qualifications for this position, please visit

This posting will close on Monday, April 22, 2024.

Please send your resume with covering letter quoting Competition EXT-24-021 to:

Human Resources Department
City of Campbell River
301 St. Ann’s Road
Campbell River, BC V9W 4C7
We thank all applicants, however, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.